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Archive for the ‘tests of alternative theories’ Category

Testing Chern-Simons modified gravity with observations of extreme-mass-ratio binaries

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Canizares, Priscilla and Gair, Jonathan R. and Sopuerta, Carlos F.
10 pages, JPCS of the Amaldi 9 and NRDA 2011

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Testing Chern-Simons Modified Gravity with Gravitational-Wave Detections of Extreme-Mass-Ratio Binaries

Saturday, May 26th, 2012


by Canizares, Priscilla and Gair, Jonathan R. and Sopuerta, Carlos F.
RevTeX 4.1. 21 pages, 2 Figures, 7 Tables

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Light scalar field constraints from gravitational-wave observations of compact binaries

Saturday, April 21st, 2012


by Berti, Emanuele and Gualtieri, Leonardo and Horbatsch, Michael and Alsing, Justin
9 pages, 4 figures

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Detecting Cosmic Gravitational-wave Background from Super-heavy Cosmic Strings with LISA

Friday, February 17th, 2012


by Tang, Alf and Sumner, Timothy J.
10 pages, 7 figures

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Testing Other MONDian Theories Using LISA Pathfinder

Saturday, December 24th, 2011


by Mozaffari, Ali
9 Pages, 5 Figures

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Gravitational radiation from compact binary systems in the massive Brans-Dicke theory of gravity

Saturday, December 24th, 2011


by Alsing, Justin and Berti, Emanuele and Will, Clifford and Zaglauer, Helmut
19 pages, 2 figures, 2 tables

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Late Inspiral and Merger of Binary Black Holes in Scalar-Tensor Theories of Gravity

Monday, December 19th, 2011


by Healy, James and Bode, Tanja and Haas, Roland and Pazos, Enrique and Laguna, Pablo and Shoemaker, Deirdre M. and Yunes, Nicolás
4 pages, 5 figures, 1 table

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Dark matter and dark energy accretion onto intermediate-mass black holes

Thursday, November 24th, 2011


by Pepe, C. and Pellizza, L. J. and Romero, G. E.
5 pages, 3 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Post-Newtonian, Quasi-Circular Binary Inspirals in Quadratic Modified Gravity

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Yagi, Kent and Stein, Leo C. and Yunes, Nicolas and Tanaka, Takahiro
26 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables; submitted to PRD

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Slowly-rotating stars and black holes in dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Ali-Haïmoud, Yacine and Chen, Yanbei
14 pages, 11 figures. Comments are welcome

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Constraining Generic Lorentz Violation and the Speed of the Graviton with Gravitational Waves

Friday, October 14th, 2011


by Mirshekari, Saeed and Yunes, Nicolas and Will, Clifford M.
11 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables. Submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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Graviton mass bounds from space-based gravitational-wave observations of massive black hole populations

Thursday, July 21st, 2011


by Berti, Emanuele and Gair, Jonathan and Sesana, Alberto
5 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables

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The case for testing MOND using LISA Pathfinder

Thursday, July 7th, 2011


by Magueijo, Joao and Mozaffari, Ali

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A nonlinear scalar model of extreme mass ratio inspirals in effective field theory II. Scalar perturbations and a master source

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011


by Galley, Chad R.
For Part 1 of this series, see arXiv:1012.4488. 20 pages, 7 figures

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Gravitational Wave Tests of General Relativity with the Parameterized Post-Einsteinian Framework

Thursday, May 12th, 2011


by Cornish, Neil and Sampson, Laura and Yunes, Nico and Pretorius, Frans
17 pages, 17 figures

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Gravitational waves from extreme mass-ratio inspirals in Dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Monday, April 11th, 2011


by Pani, Paolo and Cardoso, Vitor and Gualtieri, Leonardo
RevTex4, 18 pages, 7 figures, 1 table

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Penrose At Work

Thursday, February 10th, 2011


by Cen, Renyue
6 pages, no figure, submitted to the Astrophysical Journal Letters

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Constraint on the quadrupole moment of super-massive black hole candidates from the estimate of the mean radiative efficiency of AGN

Monday, February 7th, 2011


by Bambi, Cosimo
4 pages, 2 figures

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Probing the size of extra dimension with gravitational wave astronomy

Thursday, January 27th, 2011


by Yagi, Kent and Tanahashi, Norihiro and Tanaka, Takahiro
19 pages, 10 figures; submitted to PRD

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Testing Modified Gravity with Gravitational Wave Astronomy

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
10 pages, 2 figures, Springer Verlag LaTeX style. To appear in the proceedings of Cosmology, the Quantum Vacuum, and Zeta Functions: A workshop with a celebration of Emilio Elizalde’s sixtieth birthday, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain, 8-10 Mar 2010. Eds. S. D. Odintsov, D. Saez-Gomez, and S. Xambo

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LISA Sensitivities to Gravitational Waves from Relativistic Metric Theories of Gravity

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010


by Tinto, Massimo and Alves, Márcio Eduardo da Silva
Paper submitted to Physical Review D. It is 20 pages long and contains 14 figures

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Constraining scalar fields with stellar kinematics and collisional dark matter

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010


by Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Barranco, Juan and Bernal, Argelia and Rezzolla, Luciano
22 pages, 8 figures; submitted to JCAP

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Linear Stability Analysis and the Speed of Gravitational Waves in Dynamical Chern-Simons Modified Gravity

Friday, July 16th, 2010


by Garfinkle, David and Pretorius, Frans and Yunes, Nicolas
4 pages, no figures, submitted to Rapid Communications

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Gravitational signature of Schwarzschild black holes in dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010


by Molina, C. and Pani, Paolo and Cardoso, Vitor and Gualtieri, Leonardo
RevTex4, 12 pages, 8 figures, 3 Tables

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Towards Tests of Alternative Theories of Gravity with LISA

Thursday, January 28th, 2010


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
3 pages. To appear in Proceedings of the Twelfth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, edited by Thibault Damour, Robert T Jantzen and Remo Ruffini, World Scientific, Singapore, 2010

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Testing MOND/TEVES with LISA Pathfinder

Monday, January 11th, 2010


by Trenkel, Christian and Kemble, Steve and Bevis, Neil and Magueijo, Joao
Twin paper to arXiv:0912.0710

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Extreme- and Intermediate-Mass Ratio Inspirals in Dynamical Chern-Simons Modified Gravity

Friday, May 1st, 2009


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
24 pages, 8 figures, Revtex 4

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Will Einstein Have the Last Word on Gravity?

Sunday, April 19th, 2009


by Schutz, Bernard F. and Centrella, Joan and Cutler, Curt and Hughes, Scott A.
Science White Paper submitted to the Astro2010 Decadal Survey

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